Brilliant Business Writing Skills (P1)

Summary

THIS COURSE IS ACCREDITED TO UNIT STANDARD: 

Title: Use the Writing Process to Compose Texts required in the Business Environment 
Unit Standard ID: 12153 
NQF Level:
Credit Value: 5 

INTRODUCTION

The programme is designed to provide learners with the ability to follow a process in writing texts required in business. It is intended to promote clear, unambiguous communication in plain language and to improve the quality of written letters and other texts that are specific to a business environment. The programme will enable learners to recognise and effectively apply modern textual conventions.

Learners will gain a fundamental understanding of up-to-date written business communication so that they can write clear, concise, correct and effective documents.  They are shown how to plan, organise, write and edit letters, meeting documents, emails and other written business communications.

TARGET AUDIENCE

The course has been developed primarily for English second language speakers who need to develop their written communication. However, the workshop has been utilized successfully for English first language speakers as well.

This intervention will assist the audience with a comprehension of written communication philosophies to enable the learner to communicate properly and accurately.  

Learning assumed to be in place and recognition of prior learning – there is open access to this unit standard.  Delegates should be competent in Communication at level 3.

WHAT THIS COURSE CAN DO FOR YOU...

Understand the purpose of effective business writing
Improve writing through clear communication
Plan writing and collect relevant information
Identify texts specific to a particular business function 
Identifying the key audience  
Checking information for accuracy, bias and stereotyping
Using plain, up-to-date language in business documents
Identify effective information transfer – style and tone
Drafting and editing of business documents
Checking for accuracy and factual correctness
Using appropriate grammar

TRAINING APPROACH

The primary objective of our training is to ensure that the knowledge acquired is applied successfully, adding real value and making a visible difference to work performance in the business environment.  The courses have a strong focus on an outcomes based approach and are facilitated on a highly interactive basis encouraging active delegate participation using: 

Role-plays
Break-away sessions
Relevant business exercises
Presentations
Demonstrations 
Questionnaires
Discussion activities and 
Case studies

High emphasis is placed on learning through ‘doing’ where learners are presented with real life and workplace case studies ensuring delegates develop knowledge and confidence to take their enhanced skills back into the business environment and apply them successfully.  The group leaders are trained to create a comfortable atmosphere where delegates can evaluate themselves and their skills, generate ideas and solutions to problems and plan suitable growth in the workplace.

POST COURSE ASSISTANCE

“Contact the Coach” – Bridging Learning for Business Results


We offer a continued learning relationship providing FREE access to post course support to embed the knowledge gained.  Our advisors are subject matter experts in each area of specialisation.

Delegates can “Contact the Coach” for support, information or assistance with additional questions regarding the application of theory covered during the course.

KWELANGA BUSINESS & EXECUTIVE COACHING

Kwelanga Training now offers coaching on a one-to-one or team coaching basis.  Issues covered are chosen by the organisation or the individual to ensure maximum focus is given to achieve measurable outcomes.  

Coaching provided by certified professional business and executive coaches is key in transforming management and support staff’s excellent pe
rformance to peak performance.

Details

  • When

  • 14 February, 2018 - 15 February, 2018
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    South Africa Time

  • Where

  • Southern Sun: Pretoria
    Cnr. Steve Biko and Pretorius Streets
    Arcadia
    Pretoria 0083
    South Africa
    +27 12 444 5500

  • Capacity

  • 20 (20 remaining)

Additional Information

Kwelanga Training will provide: 

Course facilitation by subject expert
Corporate venue, lunch and refreshments
NQF aligned comprehensive user guide
Framed certificates for each delegate
Personal Accountability & Commitment Plan
Pens/attendance register/evaluation forms
“Contact the Coach” – post course support
Access to on-line Knowledge Hub – post course resources

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